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War Resister Kimberly Rivera receives lengthy prison sentence “to send a message to the war resisters in Canada and their supporters”

This press release was sent out a short time ago by the War Resisters Support Campaign of Canada. OCCPR Legal Director James M. Branum was the lead defense counsel on this case. WAR RESISTERS SUPPORT CAMPAIGN www.resisters.ca For Immediate Release Monday, April 29, 2013 Iraq War Resister Kimberly Rivera sentenced to 14 months in military…

OCCPR to recognize and celebrate Oklahoma conscientious objectors

Conscientious Objectors of Oklahoma to be remembered and honored by peace group at 5/12 event in OKC On May 12, the Oklahoma Center for Conscience and Peace Research will celebrate International Conscientious Objectors Day with its second annual Oklahoma Conscience Award Ceremony and Fundraiser. Conscientious Objectors Day is observed around the world each May 15.…

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We are proud to nominate Bradley Manning for the 2012 Nobel Peace Prize

PRESS RELEASE Bradley Manning Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize by Oklahoma Peace Organization Accused whistleblower deserves the prize for casting light on war crimes committed in Iraq,┬ánomination states The Oklahoma Center for Conscience and Peace Research (OCCPR) announced on Tuesday that it┬áhas nominated US Army Private First Class Bradley Manning for the Nobel Peace Prize.…